Playing music since 1967 and bass since 1974, Dana has toured extensively and played all venues from small clubs to stadiums. Starting in the Atlanta area then branching out to all corners of the country, Dana is currently playing in the band "Secret Aging Men", an improvisational original jazz fusion band, and also "The Loose Shoes Band", a cover band playing classic and current rock and pop music. Dana has played all styles of music including progressive rock, metal, country, classic rock, and jazz. Dana is sponsored by Warwick Music Equipment and uses Warwick basses, playing through Warwick power amplifiers and speakers, along with a Boss GT-10B bass effects processor.
Influences are Chris Squire, Stanley Clarke, Greg Lake, John Wetton, Trevor Bolder, Jaco Pastorius, John Entwistle, Larry Graham, Geddy Lee.